"Supports Green Initiatives" designates a hotel's participation in an optional environmental program that includes the use of energy-efficient lighting, guestroom towel/linen re-use, and on-premise recycling. "Supports Green Initiatives" does not represent an official certification of any kind.
The Bradley Braves represents the athletic programs and
intercollegiate teams of Bradley University in Peoria, Illinois. The
teams compete in NCAA Division I and are members of the Missouri Valley Conference (MVC). Bradley supports a number of men's and women's teams in sports such as baseball, cross country, golf, soccer and tennis, but it is probably best known for its basketball program, which made the NCAA Tournament championship game in 1950 and 1954. Hersey Hawkins, Anthony Parker and Patrick O'Bryant are just a few of the former NBA players to have graduated from Bradley.
Christmas On E Street Featuring Glory Days: A Tribute To Bruce Springsteen and The E Street Band
The Castle TheatreDecember 19, 2014 8:00 PM
209 East Washington Street
Bloomington, IL 61701
The E Street Band is a rock and roll outfit from New Jersey that has served as Bruce Springsteen's primary backing band since 1972. Though the band has found a primary front man in Springsteen, it has also recorded and collaborated with several prolific artists including Bob Dylan, Neil Young, Lou Reed, Ringo Starr, Lady Gaga and Aretha Franklin. Composed of seven successful solo musicians, songwriters, producers, actors and session musicians, The E Street Band is regarded as a premiere backing band in the music industry. Having appeared on over fifty albums over the last few decades, the band has been a steadily operating and lucrative machine, apart from brief hiatuses in 1989 and again in 1995.
Chevelle is an rock band from Chicago that was founded by brothers Pete and Sam Loeffler in 1995. After recording a demo and spending its first three years of existence playing small gigs around the Chicago area, the band signed a record deal and recorded its debut album, Point #1. Released in 1999, the album earned Chevelle favorable reviews and allowed the band to play for wider audiences outside of its home state. Primarily considered to be hard rock outfit, the band has mastered employing dark undertones in its music without sacrificing its popular appeal. Chevelle released its sixth studio album Hats Off to the Bull, in 2011.
Tab Benoit is a singer/songwriter and blues guitarist from Louisiana who is known for incorporating several different styles of blues music into his sound, from swamp blues to blues-rock and Delta blues to Chicago blues. He signed with Texas-based label Justice Records in the early 1990s and went on to drop five studio albums with the company--starting with his 1992 debut, Nice and Warm. Benoit has since continued to release his brand of modern blues on records such as 2002's Whiskey Store, and 2011's Medicine.
Mason City Limits - Mason CityDecember 19, 2014 8:00 PM
114 East Chestnut
Mason City, IL 62664
Haney uses gentle recognition humor about parents and kids delivered in a winning, warm manner similar to Andy Rooney, if Andy cussed on occassion. This stand-up comedian turns the trivialities of everyday life into the kind of humor that touches the common thread in all of us. He laughs at life, but the audience is laughing the hardest.